Leisure and recreation are some of the main reasons why people live in the Pikes Peak region. You’re bound to find an activity to enjoy in our beautiful county.
Leisure & Recreation
Colorado Springs Community Centers
Unique partnerships between neighborhood associations, churches, schools, non-profit agencies, private businesses, and military installations allow the Colorado Springs Community Centers to create an unparalleled environment for learning, recreation, and personal growth. Additionally, the Community Centers provide comprehensive and integrated community-based services at a single site for youth, families, the elderly, and those with special needs.
Colorado Springs Senior Center
The Colorado Springs Senior Center is a place for adults 55 and up to stay active, participate in a wide range of diverse activities, enjoy a good meal and connect with their community.
Fountain Valley Senior Center
To provide quality and comprehensive services and activities to older adults which enhance dignity, support independence and encourage involvement in the community.
Woodland Park Senior Organization
Promotes the general well-being of seniors by providing social interaction, recreation opportunities, mental stimulation, healthful activities, educational programs on topics of interest and food.
Pikes Peak Library District
Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) seeks to engage and transform people’s lives by providing equitable access to information, enrichment opportunities, and community connections
PILLAR's Story PILLAR Institute for Lifelong Learning is the only independent lifelong learning institute in the Pikes Peak region.
Food for Thought
Food for thought's mission is to provide community driven civil discourse with respectful, curious, non-judgmental conversation. Other outcomes include delicious food, new insights, and friendship.
Parks and Trails
Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation
Located at the base of Pikes Peak, the City of Colorado Springs has over 9,000 acres of parkland and 500 acres of trails that include renown attractions like Garden of the Gods and the Manitou Incline trail.
Trails and Open Space Coalition
We are committed to preserving open spaces and parks, as well as creating a network of trails, bikeways, and greenways for the Pikes Peak Region.
SilverSneakers is a program encouraging older adults to participate in physical activities that will help them to maintain greater control of their health. SilverSneakers sponsors activities and social events designed to keep those 65 and older healthy while encouraging social interaction.
Colorado Springs Senior Center
The Colorado Springs Senior Center is a place for aging adults 55 and up to stay active, participate in a wide range of diverse activities, enjoy a good meal and connect with their community. Through an innovative partnership with the City of Colorado Springs, the Y is able to serve even more seniors and deepen its commitment to improving the quality of life in our region.
Silver Key Active Living
Silver Key Active Living focuses on new and innovative ways for people to engage at every age. This service emphasizes volunteer engagement opportunities, health and wellness, civic engagement and lifelong learning to develop skills, knowledge and participation leading to increased community, life satisfaction and well-being for senior veterans and aging adults.
UCCS Center on Aging
The Center for Active Living helps you create a lifestyle that includes physical activity. We begin with conversations about how you live and design a program that you can do long-term in your real world, everyday life.
The mission of PikeRide is to elevate our community with a fun, healthy, planet friendly, and cost-effective way to get around.
Colorado Springs Cycling Club
CSCC is a recreational bicycling club which promotes safe and fun cycling for all ages and abilities. Whatever your level of proficiency, from beginner to experienced rider, our club offers enthusiastic cyclists many ways to get more out of riding.
Advocating for safe and connected on and off-street bicycle infrastructure Teaching people how to access and safely use our bicycle network Uniting businesses, organizations and individuals who embrace bicycling Celebrating the strength of a community that pedals
Women’s Mountain Biking Assn of Colorado Springs
Building and empowering a community of women through group mountain bike rides.
Pikes Peak Pickleball Assn.
The Pikes Peak Pickleball Association (PPPA) enthusiastically brings pickleball players together as the sport continues to explode in our community.
The Deerfield Hills Community Center continues its tradition of offering a positive and safe environment for children of all ages. The wide array of program opportunities and community services, along with a dynamic center staff, make this a well-utilized neighborhood resource
Hillside Community Center
We provide opportunities that enable individuals in the community to maximize their potential and enhance the quality of their lives.
Creating a safe, happy & healthy environment for people of all ages.
Salvation Army Red Shield
The Red Shield Community Center provides an after-school program and Summer camp for at-risk youth. Kids are surrounded by caring, positive adults while having fun and make friends.
Westside Community Center
The fitness center offers a wide range of equipment from cardio machines, circuit training equipment, as well as mats, balls and bands. People are free to come workout at their own pace with the ability to ask questions on equipment use and recommended exercises for specific